Colo. outdoorsmen prepare for Obama visit |

Colo. outdoorsmen prepare for Obama visit

BRIGHTON, Colorado – A group of hunters wants to greet Democrat Barack Obama back to Colorado with a pitch to so called “hook and bullet” voters.The American Hunters and Shooters Association planned a Saturday afternoon skeet shooting event in Brighton. Obama’s campaign has said he’ll visit Colorado for the second time since the Democratic National Convention on Monday, though details have not been announced.The Obama campaign says the skeet shooting event will highlight the Democrat’s support of the Second Amendment and hunting rights. Political analysts have noted that Democrats are trying to make inroads with sportsmen and outdoorsmen known as “hook and bullet” voters. Both campaigns are mobilizing blaze-orange brigades in battleground states and have sat down with Field & Stream magazine for interviews.

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